Linked by David Adams on Mon 5th Jul 2010 18:30 UTC, submitted by fran
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless In an ill omen for Symbian fans, the publisher of Symbian-Guru is abandoning the platform: "As of today, I will no longer be updating Symbian-Guru.com, and will be purchasing an Android-powered smartphone - my new Nexus One should arrive tomorrow. I've been a Nokia fanboy since 1999, and a Symbian fanboy since I got my Nokia 6620 in summer of 2004. Since then, I've personally owned 10+ different Symbian-powered smartphones, and have reviewed nearly every Symbian-powered smartphone that's been released in the past 3 years or so. I've tried to use all of Nokia's various products and services to the best of my ability, and I just can't do it anymore." His post continues with an exploration of the sorry state of Symbian and Nokia that only a once-true-believer could have written.
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RE: Empty article
by tony on Tue 6th Jul 2010 23:33 UTC in reply to "Empty article"
tony
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2005-07-06

This is the personal rant from someone I never heard before. His ad revenues are probably down so he tries to get some hits. OSNews probably has revenue sharing plan with him so they echo his rant. Unfortunately they guy says nothing interesting.

The article is very long and the guy still complain about the N97 (although it is not sold anymore) and says he will never try the N8, that Nokia does not advert in California and that OVI sucks.


Hrm, it looks like he has some valid gripes with Nokia's dysfunctional approach to the smartphone market. So rather than deal with that, I like your idea, to nullify the messenger.

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